Roselite (classic material) (ex Irv Brown Collection)

Bou Azzer District, Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Souss-Massa-Draa Region, Morocco
3.8 x 3.4 x 1.7 cm
Start Time: 11/01/2018 7:00:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 11/13/2018 6:30:00 pm (CST)
Auction Closed
Winning Bid: $25

Item Description

Beautiful crystals of bright, lustrous, electric fuschia colored crystals of Roselite on Calcite on matrix. Small grey-black crystals of what is most likely Goethite make for a really nice touch. Classic Roselite from Bou Azzer, and very attractive under magnification. The groups glow with color when backlit, and the largest cluster measures 6 mm. The best Roselites in the world are found at this locality, and their color is unmatched in the mineral world. From the worldwide thumbnail / miniature collection of Irv Brown.

Bidding History

Bidder Bid Amount Bid Time
tblackwood1 $25 11/13/2018 6:24:26 pm (CST)
mineral $20 11/13/2018 3:43:46 pm (CST)
tblackwood1 $15 11/06/2018 3:08:52 am (CST)
jimsgems $10 11/04/2018 1:57:35 pm (CST)